Lesson 2.0 Introduction

2.0.1  This unit is called Transport. We are going to learn about the following topics:

  1. Word Classes
  2. 5 Tenses and 5 Forms of the Verb
  3. Present Simple and Present Continuous
  4. Adverbs of Frequency
  5. Sentence Stress and the Sound Spine
  6. Shapes and Colours
  7. 7. Telling the Time


Ex. 2.0.1 Speaking & Listening  Discuss the following questions with a partner or small group:


Ex. 2.0.2 Speaking & Listening  Work with a partner or small group. Study the vocabulary from Ex. 2.0.4, below. Think of some real-life situations where you could use the following functions, then create short dialogues or role plays:

  • suggest
  • offer
  • give
  • receive

Ex. 2.0.3 Writing  You want to get a new bus pass for reduced travel on buses and trains. Complete the form on this handout: writing-activity-bus-pass-application-form.

Ex. 2.0.4 Writing  Here are 40 words connected with the topic of Transport. Translate them into your first language and learn them: